Illinois Gaming Board approves the move.
The company entered into an Employee Stock Ownership plan. Under the plan, shareholders will sell their interest in the company for about $170 million.
William C. Lacy, 67, left his medication and cell phone at home when he went to the Casino Queen in East St. Louis and then boarded a westbound Metrolink train Wednesday.
The St. Louis man apparently had been shot in the head before his body was dumped in the Mississippi.
Used city funds to gamble